Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Heterobranchia > Infraclass [unassigned] Heterobranchia > Superfamily Architectonicoidea > Family Architectonicidae > Genus Architectonica

Architectonica nobilis Röding, 1798

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ArchitectonicaRöding, 1798accepted genus name
Solarium Lamarck, 1799 synonym

Species group names

Architectonica valenciennesii Mörch, 1859 synonym
Architectonica wroblewskyi Mörch, 1875 synonym
Solarium granosum Valenciennes, 1832 synonym
Solarium granulatum Lamarck, 1816 synonym
Solarium ordinarium E. A. Smith, 1890 synonym
Solarium quadriceps Hinds, 1844 synonym
Solarium verrucosum Philippi, 1849 synonym


original description

Röding P. F. (1798). Museum Boltenianum sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturae quae olim collegerat Joa. Fried. Bolten M. D. p. d. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia et multivalvia.

basis of record

Bieler R. (1993). Architectonicidae of the Indo-Pacific (Mollusca, Gastropoda). Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 30: 1-376 [15 December].

additional source

Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM)

additional source

Rolán E., 2005. Malacological Fauna From The Cape Verde Archipelago. Part 1, Polyplacophora and Gastropoda.

additional source

Bernard, P.A. (Ed.) (1984). Coquillages du Gabon [Shells of Gabon]. Pierre A. Bernard: Libreville, Gabon. 140, 75 plates pp.

additional source

Rosenberg, G., F. Moretzsohn, and E. F. García. 2009. Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579–699 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (23 publications)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection


Bieler, R.; Gofas, S. (2014). Architectonica nobilis. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:181092




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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